Month: February 2022

Run to the Roses: 2022 Kentucky Derby Top 10 Rankings

By Richard Rosenblatt Courtesy of Churchill Downs/Coady Photography. We’re off and running on the road the 148th Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 7, which means the first installment of the usracing.com Derby Top 10 Rankings. This year’s Derby rankings will be as confusing as ever due to the Bob Baffert Effect. Churchill Downs …

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Bridgewater, NJ mall arrest: Black teen’s lawyer explains

BRIDGEWATER — The family of a Black teenager who was forcefully detained by two police officers after a mall fight with a white teen has hired a well-known civil rights attorney. Ben Crump has been retained by the family of Z’Kye Husain, an eighth-grade student who was tackled to the ground and handcuffed at Bridgewater …

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As Coachella drops vaccination requirement, immunocompromised fans fear the consequences | Agriculture

LOS ANGELES — On Tuesday, concert promoter Goldenvoice rescinded all COVID-19 safety protocols for its Coachella and country-themed Stagecoach festivals in Indio in April. Will Davis, a Coachella ticketholder in Costa Mesa with an immunocompromised wife, has been to every edition since 2009. Now he’s reconsidering. “I generally think Goldenvoice does an amazing job handling …

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Joel Embiid, Tyrese Maxey lead Sixers in upset of Bucks

The Philadelphia 76ers had one final game entering the All-Star break before they can officially welcome James Harden to the team and their matchup just happened to be the defending champion Milwaukee Bucks. Without Harden, this seemed like this would be a tough night for Philadelphia. However, Joel Embiid had himself another big night and …

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The Devastating Costs of Puerto Rico’s Solar “Farms”

The devastation wrought by the 2017 hurricane season showed that the Puerto Rico archipelago is already experiencing some of the gravest impacts of the climate crisis. And yet, it appears that powerful economic interests and lack of planning continue to take precedence over mitigating the archipelago’s worsening and intensifying climate-related emergencies. Recent environmental news about …

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Fonner Park season starts Saturday; racing six days longer than usual | Nebraska News

JEFF BAHR Grand Island Independent GRAND ISLAND — Fonner Park CEO Chris Kotulak is grateful that the weather forecast is good for this weekend’s opening of Fonner’s 69th racing meet. Highs are forecast in the 50s and 60s. He expects a full house of more than 5,000 fans for Saturday’s first day of racing. Chris …

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TRACTOR SUPPLY CO /DE/ Management’s Discussion and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations (form 10-K)

The following discussion and analysis is intended to provide the reader with information that will assist in understanding the significant factors affecting our consolidated operating results, financial condition, liquidity, and capital resources during the two-year period ended December 25, 2021 (our fiscal years 2021 and 2020). For a comparison of our results of operations for …

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Livestock pandemic aid offers 80% indemnity payments

Livestock producers who had to euthanize animals during the pandemic will receive payments based on 80% of the fair market value, according to new details of the Pandemic Livestock Indemnity Program unveiled on July 13 by Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack. Eligible livestock and poultry include swine, chickens and turkeys, but pork producers are expected …

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